Health & Safety Regulatory Lawyer - Leeds
Chadwick Nott are recruiting for a Health & Safety Regulatory Lawyer for a rewarding new role with a top tier law firm.
Our client is a national law firm who are regarded as leaders in their field and they are frequently to be found in the top tier of the various legal directories. Their Health & Safety group act for clients across the whole range of health and safety matters, covering a variety of sectors, including manufacturing, construction, healthcare and retail.
The wider Regulatory team advises insurers and corporate clients in relation to investigations and prosecutions by a wide range of regulators including the Police, Health and Safety Executive, Environment Agency, Environmental Health and Trading Standards. The team deal with all aspects of advice and defence. They are currently instructed in a number of corporate manslaughter cases and investigations. They regularly advise clients on the potential civil and criminal liabilities of companies and individual senior managers.
Due to expansion they are looking to recruit a Solicitor to the team. You will ideally have a minimum of 1 year's PQE in Regulatory matters, with a strong understanding of Health & Safety legislation and enforcement. They may also be open to receiving applications from NQ Solicitors who have completed a seat in Regulatory Health & Safety. Non-contentious experience gained with a comparable firm would be advantageous as the team also provide formal advice to clients in connection with corporate governance issues, such as directors' duties and corporate structure.
This is a great opportunity to join a market-leading law firm, who have an excellent reputation for Regulatory work. They can offer excellent career and personal development prospects to the successful applicant. Salary will be upwards of £40k depending on experience.
Should you wish to discuss this role, or other similar opportunities, please contact Iona Kobbekaduwe at Chadwick Nott for a confidential conversation.
Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.